The Global Goals: How to Future Proof Your Business

Key opinion formers from the worlds of human rights, fashion, sustainability and animal welfare met recently at private members club The House of St Barnabas to discuss the new UN Global Goals.

The Global Goals are a set of seventeen goals designed to eliminate poverty and fix climate change by 2020. 

Guests included jewellery designer Stephen Webster and fashion advisor and TV presenter Trinny Woodall.

Discussion centred around how businesses can provide education and access to livelihoods within local communities, the growing consumer demand for animal friendly products, and the ever-present issue of modern day slavery. 

On the panel were:

Anne-Marie Grey, Executive Director and CEO, USA for UNHCR

Pippa Rodger, International Director of Communications, World Animal Protection

Adam Parr, Former Chairman of Williams Formula 1 and advisor on modern slavery

Steve Kenzie, Executive Director, UN Global Compact Network, UK

Harry Morrison, Director Sustainability Services, Accenture

Aditi Thorat, Development Director, Thompson Reuters Foundation

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To find out more about the 2015 Global Goals, click here

To find out why The House of St Barnabas has been awarded the Butterfly Mark, click here

All photos © Josie Tutty.

Josie Tutty

Digital Content and Social Media Manager, Positive Luxury